Radio & Television

New morning show among the changes at Virgin Montreal

MONTREAL - Today, Montreal radio listeners had a new morning show to get to know on Bell Media’s 95.9 Virgin Radio as Vinny Barrucco and Shannon King comprise the new morning team (pictured).“Shannon and ‘Cousin Vinny’ – who’s making his triumphant return to Virgin,” says the press release, sees Barrucco rejoin the station after eight years with Cogeco’s The Beat 92.5. Those two stations compete for listeners and The Beat has been beating Virgin of late.Barucco and King replace longtime Virgin morning duo Frank Depalo and Natasha Gargiulo, who were let go last week.“The chemistry between Vinny and Shannon was...

Our industry and COVID-19

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